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10 facts about substance abuse and addiction


Addiction is a complex and chronic disease. There is no one cause or cure for substance abuse, but the good news is recovery is possible. There are ways to achieve and maintain recovery from addictive substances through treatment such as medication assisted treatment (MAT). Here are 10 facts about substance abuse and addiction you may not have known.


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Together with our team of caring addiction specialists and mental health professionals, we can help you on your road to recovery.

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